2018 Fantasy Football — Week 3 Waiver Wire Rankings and Injuries

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2018 Week 3 Waiver Wire: Notes

  • All players must be less than 60 percent owned in leagues
  • Last Updated: Tuesday 8:45pm ET
  • PPR Scoring
  • Full positional waiver analysis on Monday morning show (Here)
  • Bye Weeks: NONE


 

2018 Week 3 Waiver Wire Rankings: Show Index

0:33 Giveaways
2:45 Running Backs
40:14 Wide Receivers
50:04 Tight Ends
52:29 Streaming QBs
1:00:18 Streaming DST
1:06:37 Q & A


2018 Week 3 Waiver Wire Rankings: Running Back

RB Waiver Wire Analysis

1. Gio Bernard
2. Matt Breida
3. Phillip Lindsay
4. Corey Clement
5. Latavius Murray
6. Bilal Powell
7. Austin Ekeler
8. Aaron Jones
9. Javorius Allen
10. Chris Ivory
11. Theo Riddick
12. Marcus Murphy
13. Nyheim Hines
14. Jordan Wilkins
15. Malcolm Brown
16. Chase Edmunds
17. Marlon Mack
18. Ito Smith
19. Chris Ivory
20. Jalen Richard
21. Darren Sproles
22. Nick Chubb
23. Alfred Blue

Week 2 RB Stat Leaders


2018 Week 3 Waiver Wire Rankings: Wide Receiver

WR Waiver Wire Analysis

1. Quincy Enunwa
2. John Brown
3. Brandon Marshall
4. Mike Williams
5. Geronimo Allison
6. Chris Godwin

7. Tyler Boyd
8. Keelan Cole
9. Anthony Callaway
10. Dede Westbrook

11. Ryan Grant
12. Rashard Higgins
13. Dante Pettis
14. Ted Ginn Jr
15. DJ Moore
16. Anthony Miller
17. Calvin Ridley
18. Danny Amendola

19. John Ross
20. Phillip Dorsett
21. Willie Snead IV

Week 2 WR Stat Leaders


2018 Week 3 Waiver Wire Rankings: Tight End

TE Waiver Wire Analysis

1. OJ Howard
2. Eric Ebron
3. Will Dissly
4. Austin Seferian-Jenkins
5. Austin Hooper
6. Ben Watson
7. Jake Butt
8. Ian Thomas
9. Ricky Seals-Jones
10. Jonnu Smith

11. Ryan Griffin

Week 2 TE Stat Leaders


2018 Week 3 Waiver Wire Rankings: QB Streams

QB Waiver Wire Analysis

1. Jared Goff vs LAC
2. Ryan Fitzpatrick vs PIT
3. Ryan Tannehill vs OAK
4. Tyrod Taylor vs NYJ
5. Blake Bortles vs TEN


2018 Week 3 Waiver Wire Rankings: DST Streams

DST Waiver Wire Analysis

1. CLE vs NYJ
2. CHI at ARZ
3. DAL at SEA
4. MIA vs OAK
5. NYJ at CLE


2018 Fantasy Football: Week 2 Injuries

RB

  • LeSean McCoy (ribs) — Returned to game; questionable for Week 3
  • Melvin Gordon (upper-body) — Exited game; expected to be ready for Week 3
  • Dalvin Cook (hamstring) — Exited game; questionable for Week 3
  • Leonard Fournette (hamstring) — Missed Week 2; expected to be ready for Week 3
  • Todd Gurley (cramps) — Exited game; expected to be ready for Week 3
  • Joe Mixon (knee) — Knee surgery; expected to miss 2-4 weeks
  • Devonta Freeman (knee) — Missed Week 2; expected to miss 2-3 weeks
  • Darren Sproles (hamstring) — Missed Week 2; questionable for Week 3
  • Jay Ajayi (back) — Returned to game; expected to miss Week 3
  • Jordan Wilkins (ankle) — Returned to game; expected to be ready for Week 3
  • Tarik Cohen (ankle) — Exited game; questionable for Week 3

WR

  • Antonio Brown (calf) — Retuned to game; expected to be ready for Week 3
  • Marquise Goodwin (quad) — Missed Week 2; questionable for Week 3
  • Devante Parker (finger) — Missed Week 2; questionable for Week 3
  • Larry Fitzgerald (hamstring) — Retuned to game; questionable for Week 3
  • Donte Moncrief (knee) — Exited game; questionable for Week 3
  • Mike Wallace (ankle) — Carted off; expected to miss significant time
  • Travis Benjamin (foot) — Missed Week 2; questionable for Week 3
  • Danny Amendola (concussion check) — Cleared; returned to game

QB

  • Marcus Mariota (elbow) — Missed Week 2; questionable for Week 3
  • Carson Wentz (knee) — Missed Week 2; Starting Week 3

TE

  • Jermaine Gresham (Achilles) — Missed Week 2; questionable for Week 3

OL

  • Broncos RT Jared Veldheer (concussion) — Exited game; questionable for Week 3
  • Jaguars LT Cam Robinson (knee) — Spotted on crutches; questionable for Week 3
  • Eagles LT Jason Peters (quad) — Exited game; questionable for Week 3
  • Vikings RT Rashod Hill (ankle) — Exited game; questionable for Week 3
  • RG Brandon Scherff (knee) — Returned to game; expected to be ready for Week 3
  • Colts OT Anthony Castonzo (hamstring) — Missed Week 2; questionable for Week 3
  • Vikings C Pat Elflein (ankle/shoulder) — Missed Week 2; questionable for Week 3
  • Giants C Jon Halapio (knee) — Carted off; expected to miss significant time


2018 Week 2 Running Back Snap Shares

NOTE: Sometimes there is more than one RB on the field at the same time OR none. Hence why each team’s snap share doesn’t add up to 100%

Snaps 2 Column


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